Articles Posted in the " debate " Category

  • CONFIRMED: Christie locks up Fox Debate spot

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog A small albeit not unexpected boost for Governor Chris Christie heading into tonight’s Asbury Park fundraiser, Save Jerseyans: Fox News is officially inviting him to the prime time GOP debate this Thursday night at 9:00 p.m. EST. The full list, announced a short time ago: Donald Trump […]


  • Christie squeezed by Trump, Kasich heading into debate #1

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The good news for Governor Chris Christie, Save Jerseyans? He’s looking solid for participation in Thursday’s prime time GOP debate, sitting in the 10-slot on RCP but coming in at #7 in Patrick Murray’s latest Monmouth University Poll (exhibit right). The bad news? Or at least less-good news? […]


  • LD1 race turns into a chase as GOP team demands debate via e-mail

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog LD1 isn’t so much a race as a chase thus far in the Election 2015 cycle, Save Jerseyans. The GOP Assembly ticket in this rare partisan-split district of Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi and Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro is spoiling for a fight. Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak and his Democrat running mate, […]


  • Free Choice-Based Anti-Vaxxer Opposition

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog This is PART SIX of a multi-part series on an important topic, Save Jerseyans. Click here for Part One (You’re Kidding, Right?), here for Part Two (Snake Oil and Politics), here for Part Three (Vaccinations or Communicable Diseases), here for Part Four (Herd Immunity and Unvaccinated) AND here for Part Five (Who are […]


  • Who are the Anti-Vaxxers?

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog This is PART FIVE of a multi-part series on an important topic, Save Jerseyans. Click here for Part One, here for Part Two, here for Part Three AND here for Part Four if you missed’em… Who are the Anti-Vaxxers? Anti-vaxxers tend to be younger adults who weren’t around in the […]




  • VIDEO: Webber destroys rationale for assisted suicide bill

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-Morris) always says what we’re thinking, Save Jerseyans! Even when the Dems try to shut him down for “speculating” about what could come from the legislation? Legislation which, if signed, would allow for taxpayer-funded suicide? Um, isn’t that the entire point of a floor debate? To […]


  • Without Debates, Cobb Continues to Confront Norcross in Public

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog It’s not going to get him over the goal line in NJ-01, Save Jerseyans, but former Philadelphia Eagle turned GOP House candidate Garry Cobb is doing the best he can to simulate the debates his opponent, humble every-man electrician Donald Norcross, won’t agree to hold by confronting […]


  • #NJSen Poll Average: Booker Leads by 15.6-points

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve got one *new* poll out with under one week to go before New Jersey decides whether to give former one-cell zygote Cory Booker (D-Twitter) a full term in the U.S. Senate, Save Jerseyans, and it reflects a 2-point closer race than what YouGov found a few weeks […]


  • NJ-05 Debate: Garrett Chews Cho and Spits Him Out

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog At least one poll suggests it’s this year’s closest New Jersey House race, Save Jerseyans, and IF that’s true, it’s only because Rep. Scott Garrett wasn’t aggressively responding to Sandy-themed attacks from his Democrat challenger, Roy Cho, taking seed in the 5th Congressional District’s blue-ish Bergen communities.  But now Garrett […]


  • “Cory Booker was once a one-cell zygote.”

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’m under no illusions as to the effectiveness of a campaign heavily driven by the Gold Standard and social issues, Save Jerseyans, and the odds of a Jeff Bell upset aren’t getting any less daunting down the home stretch, but you can’t not appreciate his willingness to say what he […]


  • Bonnie Doesn’t Know What’s In It. Or Doesn’t Care?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There are plenty of reasons to support Dr. Alieta Eck over Asw. Bonnie Watson Coleman in the race to succeed Rush Holt, Save Jerseyans. This exchange from Wednesday night’s debate is a good place to start: “$500 million came out of Medicare because of the Affordable Care […]